Khurda: In a shocking incident, a four-year-old girl was abducted by a woman after her father failed to repay a loan taken from the woman in Jhianka Sahi under Banpur police limits in Khurda district on Friday.
The accused identified as Labani Sahu of the same village intercepted and abducted the girl when she was on her way to the Anganwadi along with a few others.
According to reports, when the girl child did not return home, her family searched for her following which they were informed that she was abducted by Labani. Later the family found the girl confined in Labani’s house.
A complaint in this regard was lodged by the girl’s mother at the Banpur police station in which she alleged that her daughter was kidnapped as her husband failed to repay a loan of Rs 9000 which they had taken from Labani. She also stated that Rs 3000 had already been paid to the woman.
However, the girl was released after her family repaid the rest loan amount to the woman.
Meanwhile, family members of the girl have demanded strict action against the woman accused.